China beads from 18th -19th century are among the beautiful monochrome beads ever made. This type were found around chinese overseas area called “Pecinan” or”Tionghoa village(kampong) ” many small bead were arrange’s ornament for ritual based on social respobility, respect for age (longlife, healty & feng sui) and authority that is why the bead less ornament but with beautifull colour( the chinese beads ornament will illustrated at another time).
Many Chinese beads were found in TiongHoa area in Indonesia like Medan north sumatra and Sambas west sumatra, during compared with Dubin chart I met many difficulty because the different shape and size but the same color will illustrated , please expert comment my best collection illustrated in this blog vintage or conteporary beads. and please collector choose the best one.@Copyright Dr Iwan S. 2010.